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Are some people more prone to getting upper abdominal pain and upset stomachs?

Are some people more prone to getting upper abdominal pain and upset stomachs?

Check digestion: Constant pain is a sign of indigestion - undigested food can become putrid causing pain due to Lactic Acid which burns. Take bio-hpf 2 pills with bromelain 2 pills every 4 hours if no relief in 72 hours see medical doctor. ...Read more

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Upper Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Upper abdominal pain is pain felt in the belly, above the abdomen. Problems in the stomach, upper intestine, and liver may cause ...Read more


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Why do I eat popcorn every time I get upper abdominal pain?

Why do I eat popcorn every time I get upper abdominal pain?

Gerd: Gerd is likely the problem. Popcorn is difficult to digest and fatty with butter. This makes for a combination that can sit in ypur stomach longer than it should. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain for two days now. Right under my chest. Painful to press. Pain never goes away but does get better at times. Feels kind of like a?

Upper abdominal pain for two days now. Right under my chest. Painful to press. Pain never goes away but does get better at times. Feels kind of like a?

Doctor can evaluate: Upper abdominal pain can be from "acid" pains, such as a stomach ulcer, just gastritis with no ulcer, or reflux (heartburn). An infection with H. pylori bacteria can lead to stomach ulcer pains (an acid blocker can help). One needs more evaluation by her primary care doctor. Heart disease, rib and cartilage problems, pancreatitis, gallstones, or various cancers can cause upper abdominal pain. ...Read more

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Ever since last friday, I have been having upper abdominal pain on and off. It feels like that feeling you get when you're hungry and you haven't eate?

possible gastritis: Could be gastritis - the irritation from something that you have taken, medications, alcohol, excess acid, bile reflux or virus can lead to "hunger pains" without actually being hungry. Similar symptoms can occur with patients with peptic ulcer disease. Treatment is to remove the inciting cause, e.g. Alcohol, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, treating with antacids. If persistent, see md. ...Read more

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I occasionally get really bad upper abdominal pain and bloating. Sometimes so bad I have to go to the ER. They test for certain things and come back a?

Upper abdominal pain: Pain referred to the upper abdomen may come from multiple sites. Acute MI, pericarditis, pneumonia,, pulmonary embolus, gastro – duodenal disease, gallbladder, pancreas, aorta, internal or abdominal wall hernia, intermittent volvulus, etc. you require a good physical examination, and a contrast follow-up G.I. study, preferable one as control, and during an acute event to rule out some of the abov ...Read more

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I have upper abdominal pain between my belly button and ribs.I had an upset stomach a day ago. Its like I got sucker punched. What could this be?

I have upper abdominal pain between my belly button and ribs.I had an upset stomach a day ago. Its like I got sucker punched. What could this be?

Could be an ulcer: which would cause PAIN, not SORENESS as you would get after an external injury. You should stop taking aspirin, coffee, acid food/drink and sodas. Try some antacids. If this continues, see a clinic. Good luck! ...Read more

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After i eat i get upper abdominal pain, bloating, bubbles in stomach, lots of air, nauseas, sometimes spew. Losing weight fast. Bloods say allergies.

After i eat i get upper abdominal pain, bloating, bubbles in stomach, lots of air, nauseas, sometimes spew. Losing weight fast. Bloods say allergies.

Celiac ,gallbladder: You are female thirty years old and note difficulty after eating. Sometime you vomit (spew). You may need to be checked for celiac. There is a panel of blood tests. Also you may need to be concerned about your gallbladder. Start with a check up to your doctor. Record what make your better or worse and your doctor will help. ...Read more

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Blood in urine at the end of urination; upper abdominal pain; abdominal rigidity; type 1 diabetes 13 years.. Cant get into see my doc for a week?

Blood in urine at the end of urination; upper abdominal pain; abdominal rigidity; type 1 diabetes 13 years.. Cant get into see my doc for a week?

Try 2 get another md: Could be kidney issues. Whoever is screening calls for your doctor has to be educated better how to screen for potential emergencies. Maybe there is an adult endo in town. You should be seen and be evaluated sooner than one week. ...Read more

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I am experiencing stomach upset, upper abdominal pain, tender abdomen and passing gas. I am 3 weeks postpartum. It hurts also when I take deep breaths. Is this normal?

I am experiencing  stomach upset, upper abdominal pain, tender abdomen and passing gas. I am 3 weeks postpartum. It hurts also when I take deep breaths. Is this normal?

Exam needed: These symptoms warrant an abdominal examination by a physician urgently. They could be due to acute gastritis, peptic ulcer, gall bladder or pancreatic inflammation. Irritation/inflammation of the diaphragm explains the discomfort with a deep breath. Examination in the emergency room is advised as prompt evaluation and testing is available. ...Read more

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Why do I keep getting upper abdominal pain, I have had several tests done that come back negative. The only thing I have is an 8mm polyp in my gb.Help?

Why do I keep getting upper abdominal pain, I have had several tests done that come back negative. The only thing I have is an 8mm polyp in my gb.Help?

What Tests?: What tests have you had so far? Sometimes real pain can be related to stress. Is tr pain associated with any specific stressors? Or times of the day? Does it go away on the weekend? How often does it occur? ...Read more

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I've had upper abdominal pain for about 6 days. What can this be?

I've had upper abdominal pain for about 6 days. What can this be?

Could be ucer: Epigastric pain which is the tip of your stomach could mean either ulcer or gastritis negative ct scan does not mean you do not have a problem stay on liquid or light diet take either Prilosec or zantac (ranitidine) from over the counter with some anti acid make sure your bowels moving ok no constipation if your symptoms does not improve your doctor should referred you for upper endoscopy. ...Read more

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What can I take for severe upper abdominal pain which radiates to my back?

Abdominal pain: Have to determine what is pain related to first. For example is pain worse after eating? If ted maybe related to gallstones. If pain is better after eating maybe related to ulcer disease. If pain radiates to shoulders the heart related so best thing is to talk to private doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

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Epigastric Pain (Definition)

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